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Coopersville Area Historical Society & Museum

363 Main St., Coopersville Mi

Museum Highlights

  • Railroad and Interurban artifacts
  • Car #8 "Merlin" - a rare, wooden-bodied interurban passenger car
  • Del Shannon Rock-n-Roll monument and memorabilia
  • Recreation of an early drugstore, with items dating back to the 1800s.
  • Full-size sawmill exhibit, circled by a running "G" gauge model logging railroad.
  • Vintage tools & logging items
  • Early 1900's one-room school
  • Many local business and household displays

Coming Events

 

Thurs., July 27 - 6:30 p.m. - Board Meeting at Museum.

 

Aug. 11 & 12 - the Friday & Sat. of Del Shannon Days

 

 A garage sale outside the Museum by Merlin, but without the garage!  Donation of items are being accepted now by Ken and Sandy Stroven.  Give them a call at 677-3416.  Smaller items can also be dropped off at Budzynski Photography or the Historical Society Museum.

Stop in and see a large and impressive model of the County Poor Farm barn that was built in the early 1930s, while it is temporarily on display at the Museum.      More info...

 

Take a Quick Tour of our Del Shannon Memorabilia page.

 

Visit the Official Del Shannon Website.

Museum Hours

Tuesday: 2:00 pm~5:30 pm, Wednesday: 10:00 am~2:00 pm,

Friday 1:00 pm~4:00 pm, Saturday: 10:00 am~4:00 pm.

Other times and group tours by appointment.